Pharis Design Expands Service Capabilities By Joining LJA

Pharis Design Expands Service Capabilities By Joining LJA

November 29, 2023

Houston, TX – Pharis Design, Inc., a renowned firm with over two decades of experience specializing in land planning, landscape architecture, and urban design services, has joined LJA Engineering, Inc., a nationally recognized multi-disciplinary firm. This strategic alliance brings together a wealth of expertise and a shared commitment to delivering exceptional services to their clients in the central Texas region.

Pharis Design, based in Austin, Texas, has built a distinguished reputation for its boutique-style service, providing innovative land planning and landscape architecture solutions for a diverse range of clients over the past 20 years. Joining forces with LJA will allow the Pharis Design team to leverage LJA’s expansive resources and expertise, offering clients an even broader array of services from a one-stop shop.

The two firms have a history of successful collaboration on various projects, sharing similar clients and project objectives. The merger solidifies a partnership that has proven to be mutually beneficial in the past and sets the stage for even greater achievements in the future.

“Pharis Design is thrilled to join forces with LJA. This partnership is a natural evolution of our collaboration on past projects and provides us with an incredible opportunity to expand our service offerings while maintaining our boutique-style approach to client relationships,” said Stefan Pharis, Principal-in-Charge.

James Ross, LJA’s President and CEO, stated, “We have long admired Pharis Design’s commitment to excellence and innovation in land planning and landscape architecture. This combination aligns perfectly with our mission to provide unparalleled, comprehensive services to our clients. We look forward to leveraging our strengths with those of the Pharis Design team to deliver outstanding results.”

Clients of Pharis Design can anticipate continued excellence and an expanded range of services, while new opportunities for growth and collaboration are on the horizon. Joining the expertise of the two firms is not only advantageous for the companies and their employees, but also promises significant benefits for clients seeking top-tier land development services.


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Donya Edler
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About Pharis Design:

Pharis Design provides land planning, landscape architecture, and urban design services in a broad range of project types. With offices in Austin, Texas and Missoula, Montana, the firm is known for its authentic solutions, broad thinking, and ability to create designs that are thoughtful, high performing, and vibrant.

About LJA

LJA is an employee-owned, full-service, comprehensive multi-disciplinary consulting firm. With more than 50 offices across the nation, we offer one-source, one-stop reliability for all our clients, when and where they need us. Focusing on market areas of expertise, LJA can seamlessly build successful project teams with civil, structural, and electrical engineers, plus hydrologists, planners, landscape architects, construction managers, GIS designers, and surveyors.